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  • 02:01

    KANSAS PROGRESSIVE CAUCUS

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    1st HOUR: Hear the complete audio of the Kansas Progressive Caucus meeting held March 7, 2015 during the Kansas Democratic Party's Washington Days, Topeka, Ks.


    2nd HOUR: Latest "across the pond"Friday Drivetime from Bristol Community FM radio

  • 01:59

    HELL IN KANSAS

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    Sept. 26, 2014 Program summary:


    The latest Democracy Now (which we rarely broadcast) which contains a unique discussion about U. S. Attorney General Eric Holder's resignation, and the latest headlines.


    Then a run-down of the latest developments in Kansas "the reddest of red" states which has been getting national headlines over the senatorial elections.


    Topics: Sarah Palin was humping for Sen. Pat Roberts in Indepence, Ks. serving pancakes, etc.  Check out her latest post-dogpile party at the Mud Flats.


    Also the state of Kansas is selling sex toys to make up for the Brownback tax cuts for the wealthy.


    And last but not least who dug up the 16 year old dirt about Gov. Sam Brownback's adversary in the election Rep. Paul Davis? Click here.



     

  • 02:03

    OTTOS KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Program Summary: April 20, 2015


    Hear Rep. Bill Otto and featured guest Larry Weigel from My Medicare Coach discuss during the 2nd hour Medicaid expansion in Kansas.


    Free Speech Radio News (30 min.)


    Description: 



    White House and Senate leaders reach rare compromise to allow Iran negotiations to proceed
    Asylum-seeking mothers protest family detention from inside of for-profit facility in Texas
    Palestinian couple separated by Israeli policy; launch FB campaign to marry
    Chibok girls still missing one year later, residents remain displaced
    Egypt court sentences dozens of protesters including a U.S. citizen to life in prison
    Harvard and Yale students join call for colleges to divest from fossil fuels


    Between the Lines Radio (30 min.)


    This news program is broadcast and streamed at KKFI-fm 90.1 Friday 9am (CST)


    Co-hosted during the second hour with Rep. Bill Otto, formerly of the 9th district, in the Kansas legislature.

  • 02:00

    KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Program Summary Oct. 6, 2014:


    1st Hour: Free Speech Radio News returns to RFK! (30 min.)


    SPECIAL 76th District, Kansas debate sponsored by League of Women Voters with incumbent Rep. Peggy Mast (R); candidate Teresa Briggs (D); former Rep. Bill Otto (Independent) Emporia, Sept. 30, 2014. Courtesy You Tube Jonita Otto, producer.


    2nd Hour Join the discussion about smalltown life in Kanas with former state Rep. Bill Otto, a lifelong educator and administrator and "the Lineball Sisters", Kay and Sondra.

  • 02:34

    OTTOS KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Program Summary June 15, 2015


    Hear Rep. Bill Otto and "the Lineball Sisters" discuss during the 2nd hour all manner of Kansas small town life after these news stories.


    Free Speech Radio News (30 min.)


    Between the Lines Radio (30 min.)


    This news program is broadcast and streamed at KKFI-fm 90.1 Friday 9am (CST)


    Descripton:


    Co-hosted during the second hour with Rep. Bill Otto, formerly of the 9th district, in the Kansas legislature listen in to conversations with "Traditional Republicans" who have lived small town life in Kansas across the generations.


     

  • 02:03

    KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Program Summary June 8, 2015


    Hear Rep. Bill Otto and "the Lineball Sisters" discuss during the 2nd hour all manner of Kansas small town life after these news stories.


    Free Speech Radio News (30 min.)


    Between the Lines Radio (30 min.)


    This news program is broadcast and streamed at KKFI-fm 90.1 Friday 9am (CST)


    Co-hosted during the second hour with Rep. Bill Otto, formerly of the 9th district, in the Kansas legislature listen in to conversations with "Traditional Republicans" who have lived small town life in Kansas across the generations.


     

  • 02:01

    OTTOS KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Hear Rep. Bill Otto and "the Lineball Sisters" discuss during the 2nd hour all manner of Kansas small town life after these news stories.


    Free Speech Radio News (30 min.)


    Description: 



    White gunman kills nine people in historic Black church in Charleston, SC
    Senate passes massive defense bill, but fails to secure veto-proof majority to fund it
    Shell-contracted rig leaves Seattle port for Arctic waters, encounters kayaktivists
    Haitians and Haitian-Dominicans face threat of mass deportation from DR
    Gazans refute Israeli report on 2014 war
    Azerbaijan hosts European Games despite criticism of the country’s human rights record


    Between the Lines Radio (30 min.)


    This news program is broadcast and streamed at KKFI-fm 90.1 Friday 9am (CST)


    Co-hosted during the second hour with Rep. Bill Otto, formerly of the 9th district, in the Kansas legislature listen in to conversations with "Traditional Republicans" who have lived small town life in Kansas across the generations.


     

  • 02:04

    OTTOS KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Program Summary June 1. 2015


    Hear Rep. Bill Otto and "the Lineball Sisters" discuss during the 2nd hour all manner of Kansas small town life after these news stories.


    Counterspin (30 min.)


    Description: Are media dangerously indifferent to questions of criminal banks? Plus: whistleblowers on the front line of the conflict between powerful institutions’ desire to keep secrets and democracy’s requirement that people be well-informed.


    Free Speech Radio News (30 min.)


    Description: 



    Indigenous police commander Nestora Salgado transferred from Mexican max-security prison after 24-day hunger strike
    Paris police announce they will clear camp where 100s of migrants languish
    Senate to return early from Memorial Day recess to vote on surveillance provisions
    Maine activists call for state action on labeling laws and support for local agriculture at march against seed giant
    Extreme heat wave in India kills around 2000 people
    Striking auto workers in Turkey declare victory in labor struggle


    Co-hosted during the second hour with Rep. Bill Otto, formerly of the 9th district, in the Kansas legislature listen in to conversations with "Traditional Republicans" who have lived small town life in Kansas across the generations.


     

  • 02:01

    OTTOS KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Program Summary April 27, 2015


    Hear Rep. Bill Otto and "the Lineball Sisters" discuss during the 2nd hour all manner of Kansas small town life after these news stories.


    Free Speech Radio News (30 min.)


    Between the Lines Radio (30 min.)


    This news program is broadcast and streamed at KKFI-fm 90.1 Friday 9am (CST)


    Co-hosted during the second hour with Rep. Bill Otto, formerly of the 9th district, in the Kansas legislature listen in to conversations with "Traditional Republicans" who have lived small town life in Kansas across the generations.


     

  • 02:02

    OTTOS KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Note: There is a 5 min. delay due to tech problems. Sorry.


    Program Summary: May 4, 2015


    Hear Rep. Bill Otto discuss during the 2nd hour all manner of Kansas politics after these news stories.


    Free Speech Radio News (30 min.)


    Description: 



    Six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray

    U.S. Supreme Court finally takes up same-sex marriage

    Court strikes down law to gag prisoner speech as Mumia Abu Jamal’s health deteriorates

    Search and rescue efforts continue after massive earthquake in Nepal

    Indonesia grants temporary reprieve to Filipino worker convicted of drug smuggling

    New Zealand city to divest from fossil fuels

    Women in Los Angeles wrap up Fast for $15 call for citywide wage hike


     


    Between the Lines Radio (30 min.)


    This news program is broadcast and streamed at KKFI-fm 90.1 Friday 9am (CST)


    Co-hosted during the second hour with Rep. Bill Otto, formerly of the 9th district, in the Kansas legislature listen in to conversations with "Traditional Republicans" who have lived small town life in Kansas across the generations.


     

  • 02:01

    OTTOS KANSAS COFFEE BAR

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    Program Summary May 11, 2015


    Hear Rep. Bill Otto and "the Lineball Sisters" discuss during the 2nd hour all manner of Kansas small town life after these news stories.


    Free Speech Radio News (30 min.)


    Description: 



    Appeals court rules NSA telephone metadata surveillance program is illegal
    French lower house passes sweeping security bill some call Patriot Act à la française
    Justice Department opens civil rights probe of Baltimore Police Department
    Chicago city council approves reparations fund for victims of police violence
    Advocates seek enforceable standards for “troubled youth” camps
    Operation in Nigeria’s Sambisa Forest frees hundreds of Boko Haram hostages
    Gaza artist extracts ‘Memories’ from rubble of destroyed homes


     


    Between the Lines Radio (30 min.)


    This news program is broadcast and streamed at KKFI-fm 90.1 Friday 9am (CST)


    Descripton: Interview with Brad Braxton, senior pastor of The Open Church, a progressive congregation in West Baltimore, conducted by Scott Harris. For more information on the Open Church, visit theopenchurchmd.org.


    Co-hosted during the second hour with Rep. Bill Otto, formerly of the 9th district, in the Kansas legislature listen in to conversations with "Traditional Republicans" who have lived small town life in Kansas across the generations.